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Re: Tab Mix Plus WebExtension Development Build is out




On 8 Feb 2018 at 9:19, Caver1 wrote:

> On 02/08/2018 07:34 AM, Daniel wrote:
> > Sailfish wrote:
> >> My bloviated meandering follows what Daniel graced us with on 2/7/2018
> >> 7:33 PM:
> >>> Caver1 wrote:
> >>>> On 02/07/2018 02:08 AM, Daniel wrote:
> >>>>> Caver1 wrote:
> >>>>>> On 02/06/2018 03:20 PM, WaltS48 wrote:
> >>>>>>> On 2/6/18 2:54 PM, Caver1 wrote:
> >>>>>>>> "The release is an early development build and users of Tab Mix Plus
> >>>>>>>> should not get their hopes up just yet as it lacks pretty much all the
> >>>>>>>> functionality of the legacy add-on. Still, the release of the
> >>>>>>>> WebExtensions-based version of Tab Mix Plus is a sign of life."
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> https://www.ghacks.net/2018/02/04/tab-mix-plus-webextension-development
> >>>>>>>> -build-is-out/
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/tab-mix-plus-webextension/
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> It is listed as experimental.
> >>>>>>>> You should read the whole ghacks article before deciding.
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> I sent a post on 02/04 about that to this group, cross posted to
> >>>>>>> m.s.firefox, with followup set to m.general and it never appeared.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> I have tried cross posting a couple of times between m.general and
> >>>>>> m.s.firefox and they never showed up. Not sure why.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>> What would I know!! And why should I care, ... but if I had to
> >>>>> guess, as
> >>>>> you are not posting about a problem with FF but about something that
> >>>>> might be added to FF (and SM, I think!!), why would you want to post it to
> >>>>> m.s.ff?? It belongs in m.gen (IMHO, of course!!).
> >>>>>
> >>>>> And, as you cross-posted to m.s.ff, it's cross-post never made it into
> >>>>> m.gen!
> >>>>
> >>>> Why did you even get involved if you don't care?
> >>>>
> >>> because you are polluting the m.gen news group with stuff that doesn't
> >>> belong here!! Note: for what it's worth, once I establish a thread is
> >>> meant for m.s.ff, I usually mark it as read or Ignore it (i.e. K for
> >>> killfile) so I'm not bothered by it, but in this particular case, I
> >>> thought I might be able to actually assist you!
> >>>
> >>> I tried!!
> >>>
> >> Why do you think that this topic doesn't belong in this group?
> >>
> > I suppose, if I thought about it more, and if this post was purely about
> > TMP then it should be appropriate for m.gen, but as the thread had
> > "drifted" to being about why a cross-posted post had not shown up
> > anywhere, I offered a possible reason for that.
> > 
> 
> Drift is aloud in this group. If the drift isn't to your liking ignore 
> it and move on.

I thought it was silent. Or did you mean "allowed"?  :-)

Jim Fisher

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